Entering the 2012 draft, most Jets fans were looking for offensive line, running back or receiving help. Instead, Mike Tannenbaum and company surprised many with Quinton Coples in the first round. Yes, Coples can succeed in the NFL. But he scared a lot of teams as he had a tremendous drop off in his last season at North Carolina. Rex Ryan excused the non-production with a lack of coaching and positions changes.
Will Coples succeed? Ray Lucas, former Jets quarterback and current analyst for the team, thinks he has to. He says if Coples fails, then the 2012 draft for the Jets is a failure.
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